VMRay is a cybersecurity startup that provides a smarter, stealthier malware analysis solution to quickly analyze malware while remaining invisible.

VMRay offers unparalleled evasion resistance, letting you analyze and detect malware that other solutions miss.

VMRay was founded in 2013 by Dr. Carsten Willems and Dr. Ralf Hund. The company is headquartered in Bochum, Germany with world-wide sales based in Boston, Massachusetts.

VMRay is focused on a single mission: to help enterprises protect themselves against the growing global malware threat.

VMRay's automated malware analysis and detection solutions help enterprises around the world minimize business risk, protect their valuable data and safeguard their brand. The company provides both a cloud-based and on-premises product, VMRay Analyzer. VMRay Analyzer detects malware-related threats using dynamic program analysis for malware analysis. VMRay uses hypervisor-based monitoring built on the academic work of the two founders.


VMRay is backed by eCAPITAL, Digital+ Partners, High-Tech Grunderfonds, German Accelerator Tech and others. The company raised $10M in its latest "Series B" financing on Sep 16, 2019. This brings VMRay's total funding to $13.36M to-date.



  • Year founded: 2013
  • Funding Info: $13.36M over 3 Rounds of Funding (Last Funding Type: Series B)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 51-200
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Bochum
  • State: North Rhine-Westphalia
  • Country: Germany
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